Saturday, February 24, 2024
Van Der Graaf Generator In The Seventies

Van Der Graaf Generator in The Seventies

Van Der Graaf Generator In The Seventies was written by Steve Pilkington*  (Sonicbond Publications). There’s always been a kind of glorious oddness about this band,...
Richard West

Richard West may be a writer as he pens his life in ‘Threshold’

Threshold, for anyone who doesn’t know, are a prog/metal band that combines thoughtful lyrics and propulsive melodies alongside some quite intricate song arrangements and...
Portraits Of Rory

Rory Gallagher – Portraits (Rufus Publications)

Asked once by a critic "What does it feel like to be the best guitarist in the world?" Jimi Hendrix is said to have...
Queen In The Seventies

Queen In The Seventies

It would be fair to say that Queen have moved away from being merely a rock band towards being a musical phenomenon, with a...

Book Review: ‘Bullet for my Valentine: Scream Aim Conquer’ by Ben Welch

A traditional Welsh Cawl is made by filling a pot with bacon pieces, leek, lamb chops, handfuls of oatmeal and spoons of flour, slices...
Big Big Train

Big Big Train – Between the Lines; the story of a rock band

                          Grant Moon … (Burning Shed ..hardback,  £49.99)             Some bands explode onto the scene and make an immediate impact, while others take an eternity to...
Queensryche by Ross Halfin

Queensryche by Ross Halfin (Rufus Rock ‘n Roll Publications)

Back in their heyday, Queensryche were blessed (or was it cursed?) with the epithet “the thinking man’s heavy metal band,” a tag they carried...
Life In The Stocks Volume One Cover 3D V2

Matt Stocks shares his Life In The Stocks in new book

When a book has a truly considered foreword by someone like Jesse Malin (of D Generation and solo career) then you know there must...
YES - Every Album, Every Track

YES – Every Album, Every Song in the 80’s

The eighties was the decade in which the wheels came off the wagon for Yes. After a glorious decade in the seventies, they’d approached...
Rolling Stones

Graham Gordon – The Rolling Stones Before They Became The Stones

This book was originally published in 2018 and was written from the perspective, despite the similarity of name, that there are in fact two...